Poppy Bush tabbed by Gerald Ford to head CIA as Kennedy assassination investigations proceed; Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Karl Rove and Paul Wolfowitz launch their careers courtesy of Poppy and Gerald Ford in same time period.
Comment: The brilliant new book Family of Secrets by Russ Baker analyzes the development of Harken Energy, one of George W. Bush’s energy companies. Detailing the many strange aspects of the company’s development, Baker posits that the firm may well have been a money-laundering vehicle for powerful, reactionary interests around the world. Discussing the Marcos gold [...]
America’s Secret Recovery of Yamashita’s Gold, by Sterling & Peggy Seagrave
Listen: MP3 Side 1 | Side 2 RealAudio Following directly and supplementing FTRs #426 and #427, this interview with Peggy Seagrave highlights many of the key points of discussion in the remarkable new book authored by Peggy and her husband Sterling–Gold Warriors: America’s Secret Recovery of Yamashita’s Gold. (The Seagraves authored The Yamato Dynasty, which [...]
Listen: MP3 One Segment RealAudio NB: This RealAudio stream contains both FTRs #426 and #427 in sequence. Each is a 30 minute broadcast. Foreshadowing information presented at greater length in FTR#428 and supplementing information presented in FTRs 290, 291, 426, the program sets forth the fascinating tale of “Golden Lily,” the name for the looting [...]